“Selena Gomez’s Fans in Disbelief over her Overly Bronzed Make-up at Met Gala”

Selena Gomez, one of Hollywood’s most glamorous fashion icons, made a grand entrance at the Met Costume Gala on Monday night in a sheer white Coach gown. Her outfit paid homage to the biblical character Queen Esther, with a flowy, layered white dress. While fans were impressed with her trailing gown, they were less pleased with her makeup. Criticism flooded Twitter, with many saying that the 25-year-old had gone overboard with the bronzer. Despite this, her devout Christian faith shone through in her outfit choice.

Bold beauty: Selena Gomez, 25, looked like she piled on the bronzer at Monday night's Met Gala, as her normally glowing skin appeared several shades deeper than usual

Selena Gomez stole the show at the Met Gala on Monday night with her bold beauty look. The 25-year-old singer and actress appeared to have applied a generous amount of bronzer, resulting in her usually radiant skin appearing several shades darker than usual.


Selena’s outfit received praise from fans, but her fake tan was not as well received. Some fans even created memes comparing her to Ross from Friends, who famously experimented with fake tan in an episode. Others expressed concern for Selena’s appearance. The bronzed look was achieved with Kiehl’s products by celebrity makeup artist Hùng Vanngo.

Riddled with ruffles: The Wizards Of Waverly Place star's look featured hints of gold medallions along the flounces

Full of frills: The actress from Wizards Of Waverly Place rocked a fashion style that incorporated subtle touches of gold medallions on the ruffles.

About town: Stars at the event spend the evening treading between three locations within the spectacular setting, as the exhibition spreads between the Anna Wintour Costume Center, the medieval galleries at the main location, and at the Cloisters, uptown

In the bustling city, celebrities attending the event had the pleasure of exploring three different locations within the magnificent backdrop. The exhibition was spread out across the Anna Wintour Costume Center, the medieval galleries at the primary location, and uptown at the Cloisters.

Daring: The former Disney darling flaunted her full chest in a strapped creme number with subtle lace and glittering embellishments, letting a sparkling crucifix dangle low

Cross your heart: Keeping with the Catholic theme, Gomez added a crucifix to her look

Bold: The ex-Disney sweetheart confidently showcased her ample bosom in a cream-colored dress with delicate lace and shimmering details, accessorized with a glittering crucifix that hung low.

Glitter: Her eyes featured a lush smokey look, with silver sparkles fanning out along her cheekbones

The woman’s eyes had a stunning smoky appearance, adorned with silver glitters that spread out beautifully across her cheekbones. In an official statement, it was revealed that the makeup artist had used O!Mega Bronzer in Tantric and Dew Drops Coconut Highlighter in Fantasy on her face and body respectively. To complement her bronzed makeup, Selena opted for a curly updo, giving her a classic glamorous look. At the event, she seemed to be having a great time.

Famous friends: Inside the star cozied up with Gigi Hadid, proving there was no bad blood between the ladies

Celebrity Bonding: Getting the Inside Scoop on the Star’s Comfy Hangout with Gigi Hadid, Demonstrating that There was Zero Animosity Between the Two Women.

Lots of love! As she gave the sister of fellow ex of The Weekend Bella Hadid a hug, it was clear there was no bad blood between the duo

The exchange between Bella Hadid and the sister of her ex-boyfriend, The Weeknd, was filled with affectionate warmth. It was evident that there were no ill feelings between them. Lots of love was shared in that moment.

Gotta keep up! Selena also caught up with new mom Kylie Jenner, who wowed in all black

Selena made sure to keep up with the latest trends by attending an exhibition where she greeted numerous celebrity friends, including new mom Kylie Jenner and model Gigi Hadid. Despite being the ex-girlfriend of Bella Hadid’s former beau The Weekend, there was no sign of animosity between the two as they hugged. An Instagram post by the designers revealed that Selena’s favorite Bible verses were stitched into a special part of the dress she was wearing. Kylie Jenner also impressed in an all-black outfit.

Everyone's a critic: Fans posted their thoughts to Twitter

Twitter was flooded with comments from fans as they shared their thoughts on the Monday’s Met Gala, which is also known as the “Biggest Night in Fashion.” The event brought together the biggest stars from the world of screen, stage, and style. Celebrities in attendance spent the evening moving between three different locations within the stunning backdrop, including the Anna Wintour Costume Center, the medieval galleries at the main venue, and the Cloisters uptown.

Behind the look: Selena posed on the red carpet with Coach designer and executive creative director Stuart Vevers

Taking a peek behind the appearance, Selena was seen alongside Stuart Vevers, the designer and executive creative director of Coach, on the red carpet.

Secret message: The designers told E! that one of Selena's favorite Bible verses was stitched into a special part of the dress

According to the designers who spoke with E!, they revealed that a Bible verse that Selena particularly likes was embroidered into a unique section of the dress.

Train in vain! Tiers a delicate chiffon followed the Wolves singer as she walked in the gala

No use trying to catch that train! The lovely chiffon dress gracefully trailed behind the lead singer of the Wolves as she made her entrance at the fancy gala.

Holy: Selena donned a custom Coach look which combined classic elegance with religious themes

Wow, Selena looked divine in her one-of-a-kind Coach outfit that perfectly blended timeless sophistication with spiritual motifs.

Over the top? For beauty, the Fetish singer went for a head-to-toe glow, looking like she'd opted for several extra layers of self-tanner for the affair

Did she go too far with her beauty look? The singer known as Fetish went all out with a full-body glow, as if she had applied multiple coats of self-tanner for the occasion.

Striking: Selena certainly embraced the theme to the full, putting on an angelic display 

Impressive: Selena wholeheartedly embraced the theme, radiating an angelic aura.

Animated: The starlet put on an animated display as she chatted to friends at the event 

The actress was lively and full of energy as she conversed with her companions during the occasion. This year’s exhibit focuses on the theme of “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” which follows last year’s display of “Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between” and 2016’s “Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology.” The “Heavenly Bodies” exhibit showcases 40 Vatican vestments, including the silk cape of Pope Benedict XV and the bishop’s hat of Pope Leo XIII, as well as pieces by renowned designers such as Chanel, John Galliano, Balenciaga, and Versace.

Wow: The star's gown boasted an incredibly long train, making for a dramatic entrance 

Oh my goodness! The outfit worn by the celebrity featured an exceedingly lengthy train, resulting in a stunning and theatrical arrival.

Wow: The beauty turned heads as she graced the Met Gala stairway

Oh my, everyone’s attention was captured by the stunning appearance of the woman who elegantly walked up the steps of the Met Gala.

Going to church! This year's theme is Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, following last year's Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between and 2016's Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology

Attending church has been a trend lately, and this year’s theme is all about Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination. This comes after last year’s Art of the In-Between by Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons and 2016’s Fashion In An Age Of Technology by Manus x Machina.

In the bag! Selena carried a tiny ecru purse while wearing diamond bracelets on their wrists

Carrying a small ecru purse, Selena accessorized her wrists with diamond bracelets. All set and ready to go!

Holy objects: The Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination exhibition displays 40 Vatican vestments, including Pope Benedict XV's silk cape and the bishop's hat of Pope Leo XIII, alongside pieces by Chanel, John Galliano, Balenciaga and Versace

The exhibit called “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” showcases a variety of holy objects, with 40 Vatican vestments on display. Among the items featured are Pope Benedict XV’s silk cape and Pope Leo XIII’s bishop’s hat. In addition to these religious artifacts, the exhibit also includes pieces from fashion icons such as Chanel, John Galliano, Balenciaga, and Versace.

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